Looks like it's time for you to take a little break from reality! We understand, constant working day in and day out must have exhausted your brain engine, and left you craving some entertainment and comfort.
Look no further because we have simplified your problem by creating a list of the top Netflix shows you can watch in 2023.
1) Ginny and Georgia Season 2
After nearly two years since its first season aired, Ginny and Georgia Season 2 is back with a lot of plot twists, surprises and heart-wrenching moments. Georgia, a 30-year-old mother of a 15-year-old Ginny, and 9-year-old Austin moves the family to New England following the mysterious death of her husband. The final episode of the first season takes a dreadful turn as Ginny discovers that her mother had murdered her ex-husband, creating a huge mess in their relationship. The season ends with an outrageous cliffhanger, leaving us all curious to know how Georgia reacted to all of this, and if there is hope for redemption.
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Genre- Comedy, Drama
Added to Netflix on- January 5, 2023
2) You Season 4
Based on the novel ‘You’ written by Caroline Kepnes, the series is about Joe Goldberg, a bookstore manager and serial killer, who develops an extreme obsession with his love interests. The show highlights some very dark issues like stalking, privacy invasion, murder and sociopathy, as Joe exhibits all of them to get away with what he wants. The last season ended with Joe killing his wife Love Quinn, abandoning his child and faking his own death. However, a threat awaits Joe in Season 4, as this time he is the one being spied on.
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Genre- Psychological thriller, Crime, Romance
Added to Netflix on- February 9,2023 ( Part 1), March 9, 2023 ( Part 2)
3) Shadow and Bone Season 2
The Shadow and Bone Series is adapted from Leigh Bardugo's Shadow and Bone trilogy and Six of Crows duology, which are two sets of books in the Grishaverse. The story revolves around the life of Alina Starkov, who learns she is the Sun Summoner, an uncommon Grisha with the capacity to manipulate light. In the first season, Alina learns that General Kirigan, also known as the Darkling, who recruited her to destroy the shadow fold, was actually using her to expand it. Though she wins over the Darkling in the season finale, things only get worse for Alina, as the Darling returns with a new powerful army in Season 2.
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Genre-Fantasy, Adventure, Action
Added to Netflix on- March 16, 2023
Led by Leo, a criminal mastermind, the show is about a team of thieves who are in the works to make the largest heist ever attempted. The series, which spans 24 years, is loosely based on the true account of how $70 billion in bonds disappeared during Hurricane Sandy in downtown Manhattan. One unique trait of this series is that viewers get to watch the episodes in a non-sequential order, and connect the dots themselves, which adds a suspenseful element to the series.
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Genre- Action, Crime, Heist Drama
Added to Netflix on -January 1, 2023
5) The Walking Dead
The immensely popular zombie apocalypse show has finally come to end after twelve years with its eleventh season. After breaking free from a coma, Rick discovers that the world has been overrun by zombies while he’s been unconscious. He reunites with his family, finds the only group of survivors, and leads them in their battle for freedom from the undead. In the final season when things were getting out of control, the CommonWealth Community gave them hope for normalcy. But they had no idea of what it had in store for them.
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Genre-Horror, Thriller, Drama
Added to Netflix on- January 6, 2023
6) Demon Slayer ( Kimetsu no Yaiba)
Demon Slayer is a Japanese anime-based series based on the manga with the same title. Tanjiro Kamado is on a quest to avenge his family after the demons murdered his family and cursed his sister Nezuko while he was away. Tanjiro trains throughout the first season of ‘Demon Slayer’ as he searches for a means to transform Nezuko back into a human. In the second season, Tanjiro sets out on a task with his friends to defeat the demon on the Mugen Train to save the people. Packed with mind-blowing visuals, terrific action scenes and emotions that strike the chords of the heart, Season 2 is here to enchant us all.
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Genre-Anime, Action, Horror
Added to Netflix on- January 21, 2023
7) Outer Banks
Outer Banks Series is centred around a group of local teens called ‘Pogues’ and ‘Kooks’, who are the poor, working class and the rich and upper class respectively. In the first season, the pogues set out on two missions, to find their Ringleader’s missing father and the Royal Merchant Ship that hides a million-dollar treasure. However, in the second season, a shocking revelation was made about John B’s father that set the show in a new direction. While we were all left with a cliffhanger in the final episode, season 3 is here to answer all our questions.
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Genre- Mystery, Action, Crime
Added to Netflix on- February 23, 2023
8) Vikings: Valhalla
A spin-off of the popular History series, Vikings, Vikings: Valhalla is set 100 years after the events of Vikings. Season one begins with a bloodbath, and ends with Leif covered in blood. While season 2 brings us a lot of adventure as Leif, Harald and Freydis, who are the main characters of the series, set out on completely different paths only for them to face the ruthless new group named Pechenegs. With major downfalls in the first season, a lot of wars and battles are expected in the next.
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Genre-Historical, Fiction, Drama
Added to Netflix on January 12, 2023
9) Sex/ Life
"A woman's daring sexual past collides with her married-with-kids present when the bad-boy ex she can't stop fantasizing about crashes back into her life", is what Netflix has to say about this series, and it sounds chaotic already. Billie Connely, a former wild child and a mother of two starts questioning her reality after she collides with her very hot ex-boyfriend Brad. As the exhausting responsibilities of motherhood towered over her head, and old memories started kicking their way into her life, Billie started journaling about her ex. It was all good until Cooper, her husband, found the journal. Warning alert, because this love triangle is only going to get worse in Season 2.
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Genre- Comedy, Drama, Romance
Added to Netflix on- March 3, 2023
Now that you know what you want to watch, go grab that comfy blanket and some snacks to make your next 'Netflix and chill' session an enjoyable one.
Be careful, you might find yourself in a binge-watching marathon.